Foundation School Program System

The links below provide information and access to the Foundation School Program (FSP) System. The FSP System is unavailable when the Texas Education Agency is conducting weekly maintenance. This work occurs on Sunday mornings from 6:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.  

Opening Dates and Deadlines for the FSP System Program Modules

Module Opening Date Deadline
Attendance/Pupil Projections October preceding the deadline December of even-numbered years
Excess Local Revenue    
District Intent/Choice Selection July 15 September 1
Agreement for the Purchase of Attendance Credit July 15 January 15
Agreement for the Purchase of Attendance Credit(Netting Ch.48 Funding) July 15 September 1
CAD Cost, District Partner Data & Payment Options  July 15 January 15
Charter Schools    
Estimate Data Mid-July August 1
Accelerated Payment Schedule Mid-August September 1
Six-Week Summary Attendance Report - 10 calendar days after each 6 week period
Local Property Value Survey July 18 August 1
*Note:  Deadline to submit an appeal by email is no later than 10 calendar days after TEA's approval of the district's preliminary maximum compressed tax rate.    
New Instructional Facility Allotment (NIFA) Mid-May July 15
School Transportation    
Route Services Report June 1 August 1
Operations Report October 1 December 1
Education Service Center (ESC) Insurance and Staff Salary (TEC, 48.303)    
For Near Final Summary of Finances (SOF) in September following the end of the fiscal year - August 31
For Final SOF in April of the following fiscal year - March 31
*Note:  Module opens in September, and data should be entered on a monthly basis to ensure on-time settle up.    
Tax Information Survey June 1 August 31


For more information, contact:

Division of State Funding
(512) 463-9238